register

posted by Matthew Hreha in Relationships

'Sugar Babies' attract 'Daddies' at UGA

January 15, 2013

Hundreds of college students are taking advantage of an online dating service that sets them up with wealthy men in exchange for help covering tuition.

According to Maureen Downey at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, SeekingArrangement.com users are referred to as "Sugar Babies" or "Sugar Daddies." The company says the average amount received from a Sugar Daddy is around $3,000 dollars a month. 

 

What's even more appalling is the list of the Top 20 Fastest Growing Sugar Baby Schools, which shows Georgia State University leading with 292 new sign ups in 2012 and the University of Georgia at number 8 with 148 sign ups.   

In fact, many of the top growing schools are based in the south, including the University of Central Florida, Florida State University and the University of Alabama. 

 

Is there a difference between what SeekingArrangements.com offers and prostitution?

Why does the south have so many college students participating?

Are higher tuition prices and cuts in HOPE Scholarship to blame?

Replies- Please Read The Terms of Service Before Posting:

 

Find us on Facebook & Twitter

Find us on Facebook Find us on Twitter

blogs

  • Andrew
    Shearer

    Blog: Watching movies by myself

    Summary:  I'm not saying it's lonely to be a movie critic, but we often find ourselves seated alone in an empty theatre when we're watching new stuff. I know people who say they won't go see anything unless they have at least one other person to go with, but I've always enjoyed having the place to myself. I'm not saying it's lonely to be a movie critic, but we often find ourselves seated alone in an empty theatre when we're watching new stuff. I know people who say they won't go see anything unless they have at least one other person to go with, but I've always enjoyed having the place to myself. read more

  • Jim
    Thompson

    No cartoons on racism

    As you might imagine, the vast majority of the editorial cartoons available these days for publication through the syndicate which supplies cartoons to the Athens Banner-Herald/OnlineAthens are addressing the situation in Ferguson, Mo., where the fatal shooting of a black teen by a white police officer has touched off a number of demonstrations -- some peaceful, but many not at all peaceful, with tear gas fired by police officers and gunshots fired by some protester. read more

see more blogs